Plant Catalog - RHODODENDRON BRUCE BRECHTBILL
RHODODENDRON BRUCE BRECHTBILL
Rhododendron 'Bruce Brechtbill'
Bruce Brechtbill Rhododendron
An evergreen shrub with a dense, rounded habit. A pink-flowered sport of 'Unique.' Early to mid-spring bloom. Large, funnel-shaped flowers grow in dome-shaped trusses. Flowers are light pink with pale yellow throats. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. Glossy, olive green leaves are oval-elliptic and leathery. Hardy to -5 degrees F. Needs acidic soil, pH 4.5 - 6.0. Photo courtesy of Enjoy Rhododendrons.
USDA zones: 6 - 9
Sunset zones: 4 - 6, 15 - 17
Mature size: 4 feet high and wide
Light needs: filtered sunlight
Water needs: regular to ample water